Senior Scientist-Detergent Formulation Center,Bangalore - India
At Novozymes, we work in close partnership with our customers and the global community to make an impact and help create a better world. For those around us, for each other and for the next generation. We use science to advance industries, and as part of Business Development, you will join a dynamic team to build new business and extend the reach of our biological solutions, paving the way for a brighter future.
Senior Scientist-Detergent Formulation Center
Are you ready for a challenging role that lets you use both your scientific grounding and leadership skills? If so, you could be our new colleague in Household care. You’ll be part of and lead a dynamic team, based in Bangalore and will be responsible for managing the HHC LAB. You thrive in a fast-paced environment and are customer oriented with a strong ability to run/execute projects. For the right individual, this is a fantastic career opportunity with potential for personal and professional development.
In this position you need to:
PhD (5-6 years’ experience), Master’s (8-10 years’ experience) in Chemistry,Biochemistry, Chemical Engineering or related field
Experience in Household care preferably in detergent product Formulation/Process including advanced knowledge of detergents chemistry and ability to understand and carry out standard methods relevant to product development.
Experience in Modelling Simulation & DOE is preferred.
Must have prior experience of managing projects with responsibility & accountability of project outcome and deliverables
Ability to work independently with minimal supervision on multiple projects in parallel with interdisciplinary teams under tight deadlines.
Proven ability to plan, organize, analyse, and resolve problems with minimum negative impact on production quality, quantity, and cost.
Excellent record keeping and documentation skills.
Excellent communication (fluent in verbal and written English) and networking skills
Manage projects of differing complexity from inception of idea to project launch.
Proactively interact with customers and/or regional marketing to identify and execute opportunities for creating Product differentiation via formulation design and cost innovation. Work with customers and/or regional marketing & technical service to frame customer’s needs into actionable studies, provide technical advice & participate in formulation development planning.
Carry out required pre-formulation & process studies, formulation stability and qualifications to develop and scale up robust formulation as per regulatory and market strategy.
Troubleshoot formulas as well as continuous improvement of existing formulas and processes.
Understand opportunities to develop new products & formulations based on literature search, competing products, Sales leads and first hand interaction with customers and work with R & D to develop them.
Handling of large/small equipment, documentation, usage/storage of sensitive chemicals/reagents and waste disposal Protect technologies and products through appropriate use of patents, trade secrets, and other intellectual property Giving guidance to researchers for developing & optimizing formulations & products, Design test experiments
Coordinate well with multi-disciplinary project teams of scientists, engineers, marketers, and safety/regulatory experts through the complete product development cycle
Write technical papers and reports and prepare standards and specifications for processes, facilities, products, and tests.
Conducting all activities consistent with company & departmental policies & procedures
Novozymes is the world leader in bioinnovation. Together with customers across a broad array of industries we create tomorrow’s industrial biosolutions, improving our customers' business, and the use of our planet's resources. With over 700 products used in 130 countries, Novozymes’ bioinnovations improve industrial performance and safeguard the world’s resources by offering superior and sustainable solutions for tomorrow’s ever-changing marketplace.
Are you the next Zymer in our team? Consider a career with Novozymes and let’s realize your potential together.
Novozymes is the world leader in biological solutions. Together with customers, partners and the global community, we improve industrial performance while preserving the planet’s resources and helping build better lives. As the world’s largest provider of enzyme and microbial technologies, our bioinnovation enables higher agricultural yields, low-temperature washing, energy-efficient production, renewable fuel and many other benefits that we rely on today and in the future. We call it Rethink Tomorrow. www.novozymes.com